Cancellation Policy

Get the facts on canceling your expedition

Cancellation Policy Effective May 1, 2023

If you made your reservation prior to May 1, 2023, please login to your account and click on your invoice to view the cancellation terms that apply to your reservation.

Number of Days 
Prior to Expedition Start
Per Person 
Cancellation Fee

120 or more days

No penalty: Advance Payment will be credited toward your next expedition*

119-90 days

50% of trip cost**

89-0 days

100% of trip cost**


 *Advance payments will be credited in the form of a Lindblad Expeditions Travel Certificate, valid for 12 months from the date of cancellation, and which may only be applied towards final payment on any future booking.

**Trip cost is total price paid including extensions, charter airfare, and other additional services.

This cancellation policy applies to expeditions, extensions, and all other additional services. The effective date of a cancellation will be the date on which your cancellation notice is received. Note: Airline cancellation policies vary by carrier and type of fare used to issue your ticket.

Any revisions you make within the cancellation penalty period, such as departure date or choice of voyage, are subject to cancellation fees.

Cancellation policy for certain longer voyages and holiday departures may vary due to high demand for these voyages. Also, please review our Terms and Conditions. We stress the importance of purchasing a travel protection plan to protect yourself from fees in the event you need to cancel your reservation. 

Click here to download our Cancellation Policy.